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Markets - Weekly Prices Update - 8 February 2019

MRW’s regular reporting of movements in the markets for secondary materials.

PRN £/tonne   £/gramme   Change  
Paper   13-19   ↑2  
Aluminium   100-150   -  
Steel   15-20   ↓3  
Plastics   105-150   ↑45  
Glass aggregate   28-45   ↑2  
Glass remelt   28-45   ↑2  
Wood   25-55   ↓5
 
Energy Recovery    0.7-1   ↓0.15  

 

High Value Metals £/gramme change
Platinum 19.947 ↓0.004
Platinum scrap 14.544 ↓0.003
Palladium 34.641 ↑1.618
Fine gold 32.456 ↑0.223
9ct gold 11.806 ↑0.081
Fine silver 0.353 ↑0.001
925 silver 0.327 ↑0.002

 

Brass £/tonne change
Mixed brass scrap 2500-2850 ↑50
Brass & copper radiators 2000-2350 ↑50
     

 

Bronze & gun metals £/tonne change
Commercial GM scrap 3200-3440 ↑140
GM borings 3000-3200 ↑100
Commercial PB scrap 3300-3550 ↑150
     

 

Aluminium £/tonne change
Pure cutting 600-870 ↑70
Mixed alloy cuttings 600-770 ↑70
Clean cast 500-630 ↓20
Old rolled 450-600 ↑100
Irony aluminium  170-260 ↓20
Turnings 250-350 -
Loose litho 900-1080 ↑130
Clean aluminium wheels 900-1100 ↑200
Alu/copper radiators 1300-1500 ↑100
Extrusion: clean 1000-1140 ↑140
Extrusion: painted 950-1040 ↑90

 

Copper £/tonne change
Dry bright wire 4150-4360 ↑160
Greasy bright wire 3700-3920 ↑120
Clean flat bus bar 4050-4280 ↑130
No 1 burnt wire 3500-4180 ↑80
No 2 burnt wire 3300-3820 ↑120
Cylinders 3200-3500 ↑100
New copper tube 3900-4280 ↑80
Heavy copper 3700-3920 ↑20
Braziery copper 3000-3200 ↑100
Clean pyro cable 1700-1900 ↑150
PVC pyro cable 1350-1470 ↑120

 

Cables £/tonne change
Household 1000-1270 ↑170
Low grade 500-690 ↑190
Aluminium low grade 200-270 ↑20

 

Lead  £/tonne change
Collected scrap 1000-1300 ↑100
Batteries 400-560 ↑60

 

Zinc  £/tonne change
Zinc scrap 720-1000 -
     

 

Nickels and alloys  £/tonne change
18/8 stainless steel solids 590-600 -
18/8 stainless steel turnings 280-300 -
18/10/3 stainless steel solids 900-910 ↓10
18/10/3 stainless steel turnings 400-420 -
17% chrome iron 180-200 -
13% chrome iron 140-160 -
Pure nickel solids 5800 -
Pure tungsten 15000 -
Pure molybdenum 20096 ↑313
Pure cobalt 25507 ↓1885
Wrought clean monel 2800-2900 -
Monel turnings 1240-1400 -
70/30 cupronickel 3000-3020 -
90/10 cupronickel 2700-2720 -
Clean tungsten carbide 12000-12060 -
18/4/1 high-speed solids 230-250 -
18/4/1 high-speed turnings 210-230 -
6/5/2 high-speed solids 230-250 -
6/5/2 high-speed turnings 150-170 -

 

White metals   £/tonne change
Mixed pewter 7235 ↑861.5
39% tinman’s solder 5128 ↑499
29% plumber’s solder 3570 ↑364
Solder Joints 1794 ↑153
6% mixed type metal 1505 ↑3
     
Aluminium ingots    £/tonne change
LM2 1700 ↓20
LM4 1720 ↓20
LM6 1880 ↓20
LM24 1590 ↓20
LM25 1870 ↓40
LM27 1710 ↓20
     

 

Ferrous Metals £-tonne change
Broken foundry cast iron  90-100 ↓20
Foundry short steel 105-120 ↓20
Grade 0A heavy structural and plate 80-150 ↓40
Grade 1 5ft old steel 95-100 ↓20
Grade 2 2ft old steel 100-105 ↓20
Grade 4C new production steel bales 90-115 ↓20
Grade 5C loose light steel scrap (light iron) 40-65 ↓15
Grade 7B mixed steel turnings 100-110 ↓10
Grade 8B mixed cuttings 90-170 ↓15
Grade 9 heavy cast iron (over size) 50-60 ↓20
Grade 10 light cast iron 55-70 ↓20
Grade 11 cast iron borings 35-45 ↓20
Grade 12 a new production heavy steel scrap  125-130 ↓20
Car engines 150-215 ↓20
     

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